thats easy to say after the fact, slugger. ive read enough of your posts to have a pretty good idea that youre not the biggest fan of the conservitive intellect (if you can label such a thing broadly).
also, youve been around long enough to know that sarcasm doesnt do well in text.
every muslim has an AK 47?
Check out the book "Persepolis" by Marjane Satrapi. It only takes a couple hours and should be really useful for what you're doing.